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News on Yemen continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

44 min ago | Nerve News

Yemeni army commander killed in bomb blast

" The brigadier was posted as a director of the military supply unit in Yemen's troubled Shabwa and Marib provinces."

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44 min ago | Outlook

Suspected al- Qaeda Bomb Blast Kills Yemeni General

A senior Yemeni army officer was killed today when a bomb planted in his vehicle exploded in the main southern city of Aden, a military official said, blaming Al-Qaeda.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Al Jazeera

Yemen rebels: threat to stability?

A military offensive by a Shia movement in Yemen is threatening to bring down the transitional government.

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Reuters

Tens of thousands of Yemeni Houthis protest against govt in capital

Tens of thousands of Yemenis massed in the capital Sanaa on Friday in a protest called by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, which wants the government to reverse a decision on cutting fuel subsidies and resign.

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National Review Online

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After the embassy bombings, the aforementioned bin Laden was indicted along with his top henchman Ayman al-Zawahiri and nearly two dozen others.

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The Lebanon Daily News

Yemen's Shiite-rebel group escalate standoff

Thousands of supporters of Yemen's powerful, armed Shiite rebel group have escalated their standoff with the government, setting up tents near three ministries to press for a Cabinet reshuffle and reversal of a recent fuel subsidy cut.

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Al Jazeera

Yemen leader urges army to step up security

President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi has urged Yemen's armed forces to "raise their level of vigilance" on the eve of the expiry of a rebel deadline for the government to quit.

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International Business Times

Terrifying: Al-Qaeda Vows Solidarity With ISIS Against America And Iranian Conspiracy

The most terrifying and brutal branch of Al Qaeda, the Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula , vows its solidarity with the ISIS against the American and Iranian conspiracy and their agents of the apostate Gulf rulers.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Brandon Sun

Best polio vaccine? Oral and injectable, used in tandem, new study says

A Yemeni girl receives a polio vaccination during a house to house polio immunization campaign in Sanaa, Yemen, on April 7, 2014.

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Connecticut Post

Study: Combining vaccines boosts polio immunity

This Nov. 7, 2013 file photo shows a displaced Syrian child receiving vaccination against polio at one of the Syrian refugee camps in the southern port city of Sidon, Lebanon.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Times of Oman

Armed Houthis stage sit-in ahead of Friday deadline

Sanaa: Hundreds of armed Houthi rebels staged sit-ins on Tuesday on the outskirts of the Yemeni capital Sanaa, where supporters are mobilising in a campaign for the fall of the government by Friday.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Yemen on alert over rebel supporters' protests

Protesters were responding to a call by Abdel-Malek al-Hawthi, the top leader of the heavily armed Hawthi group that overran northern cities.

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CPJ Press Freedom Online

Yemeni journalist shot dead in series of attacks on state-run media

The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by a string of attacks on Yemeni journalists working for state-run outlets in the past week.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Yemen on alert over rebel supporters'...

Yemeni Shiite groups march during an anti-government demonstration in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

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The Baltimore Sun

Saudi Arabia executes four for drug possession

Saudi Arabia has executed four men for possession of hashish, domestic media reported, taking to 17 the number of people put to death in the conservative Islamic kingdom in two weeks and prompting disquiet from international rights groups.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Miami Herald

Saudi Arabia executes 4 for hashish smuggling

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The Baltimore Sun

Tens of thousands of Yemeni Houthis protest against fuel reform, government

Tens of thousands of Yemenis converged on the capital Sanaa on Monday in a demonstration organized by the Shi'ite Houthi movement, demanding the government rescind a decision to curb fuel subsidies and calling on the administration to resign.

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Star-Telegram.com

Thousands rally in Yemen over ended fuel subsidies

Thousands have rallied in Yemen's capital, answering a Shiite rebel call for protests over the government ending fuel subsidies.

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The Daily Star

Tens of thousands in Yemen Shiite protest

Followers of the Shi'ite Houthi group march during a demonstration to denounce fuel price hikes and to demand for the resignation of the government in Sanaa August 18, 2014.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Times Herald

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Former Seaway trader sold by court order. * Origin: The West German cargo carrier Margaret C. Ertel was built at Port Glasgow, Scotland, and completed in 1950 for Norwegian interests as Glenville.

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